Woody Dying Lavendar – Part 2

Hello, Thank you for the reply to this question. I am still unsure how to proceed though. Do I leave all the woody branches intact and only cut the woody stems growing up out of the branches? That will leave…

Two kinds of Lavender

Hello, Located in 5a, I have two different types of lavender. a. ‘Essence Purple’ (pic Right) – planted on the ground that gets morning and late afternoon sun. Covered with burlap to overwinter. In spring I pruned a little, when…

Planting Lavender

I watched your YouTube on cutting lavender. In the episode you mentioned screened lime stones that the lavender is sitting on. Can you explain what exactly it is, how much was placed, quantity, age of plants that would thrive in…

Transplanting lavender

Hello, Last year I planted about 25 Phenomenal lavender that I bought in plug tray. The plants were very small and I planted them around 10-12 inches apart. This spring they grew very fast and had plenty of flowers about…

Super blue english lavender

I hired a gardener to design an area of my garden and one of the plants that were implanted was and English Lavender Super Blue (Lavendula angustifolia). There were 20 planted in rows in the border on either side of…

Lavender blooms turning white

I have an existing English lavender plant in full glorious purple bloom. It’s been 3 years since planting. It’s been pruned twice a year every year in my care. Last fall I inherited a second mature English lavender plant that…

Planting Lavender in zone 4 sandy soil

Hello I have a large area, full sun and on a slope with sandy soil. Can I plant lavender and other drought Tolerant plants with out amending the soil? Thank you for your help Heather…

Pruning lavender

I live in Toronto. I have a patch of lavender (sorry I don’t have the Latin name) in the flower bed on my front lawn. It is about 5 feet wide by one and a half feet wide. It gets…